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Manam volcano
stratovolcano 1807 m / 5,928 ft
Papua New Guinea, -4.08°S / 145.04°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Manam volcano eruptions:
ongoing since Aug 2010 (31 July 2015: large vulcanian explosion), 2004 (24 Oct: subplinian eruption) - Dec 2009, Oct 2003 - March 2004, 2003 (May), 2002 (Oct -?), 2002 (Jan-Mar), 2001 (June), 2000 (June), 1974-1999, 1965-66, 1963-64, 1963, 1962, 1961, 1959-60, 1959, 1956-58, 1954, 1953, 1946-47, 1936-39, 1932-34, 1926-28, 1925, 1924?, 1923, 1922, 1920-21, 1919, 1917, 1909-14?, 1907?, 1904, 1904, 1901-02?, 1899, 1887-95, 1885, 1884?, 1887, 1830, 1700, 1643, 1616
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Satellite image of Manam volcano (c) Google
Satellite image of Manam volcano (c) Google
 

Manam volcano news and eruption updates (New Guinea):

Manam Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSION TO FL070 MOV WSW OBS 20/0100Z OBS VA DTG: 20/0143Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Thu, 20 Aug 2020, 02:00
02:00 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 20 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 20 Aug 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 01:43 UTC, 20/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200820/0143Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/19
INFO SOURCE: GROUND OBSERVER, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSION TO FL070 MOV WSW OBS 20/0100Z
OBS VA DTG: 20/0143Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0407 E14504 - S0416 E14442 - S0359
E14441 - S0402 E14504 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/0743Z SFC/FL070 S0407 E14504 - S0416
E14442 - S0359 E14441 - S0402 E14504
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/1343Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/1943Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA REPORTED TO AROUND 1000FT ABV SUMMIT. WEAK VA
DISCERNIBLE ON SAT IMG. HEIGHT AND FCST BASED ON GROUND
REPORT AND HIMAWARI-8 IMG. ERUPTION EXPECTED TO CEASE AND VA
DISSIPATE WITHIN 12HRS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200820/0730Z

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